A Boeing 757-200 "Türkmenhowaýollary" landed at Turkmenabat International Airport in the Lebap region. The special flight carried 179 Turkmenistanis from Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The 168 passengers are university students who were forced to stay in Tajikistan after flights were interrupted due to the global pandemic COVID-19. One of the passengers who arrived informed that all passengers of the special flight were tested for COVID-19. The results of all the tests were negative. Despite the negative results, according to the recommendations of the World Health Organization, the arrivals will undergo a strict 3-week quarantine.
There will soon be another export flight of citizens of Turkmenistan - from Uzbekistan.